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(DEAD) Fire Emblem Radiant Dawn (USED) ~$50 + tax after CAG16 & PUR @ Gamestop.com


#1 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   20102 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 12:40 AM

http://www.gamestop....diant-dawn/8742

 

 

I get the feeling this is a reprint given that a lot of stores near me suddenly have it in stock, but for those you that want to take a shot, go for it. 

 

EDIT* Sorry, forgot link. 


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#2 Autosaver   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   808 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 12:58 AM

Fuck Gamestop. The fact they're charging $15 above MSRP of a brand new copy is ridiculous. They pulled off this shit with Xenoblade and they pulled this shit with Metroid. I'm not sure why Nintendo isn't making a big deal with Gamestop about this. For Wind Waker HD, they marked up the MSRP of the collector's edition because it was exclusive. The Xenoblade mishap was also pretty disgusting.

 

I can't believe Gamestop has a monopoly over this. They can just go up and request more copies, charge out of the ass for them, and try to play it off as if they always had them in the first place.

 

On a positive note, I believe on Black Friday Gamestop has been offering these reprinted games for less than $20.



#3 mask-air-raid   Mr. Encyclopedia of Soda Banned   5809 Posts   Joined 2.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:02 AM

Uh... the price increased. That's not a deal.


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#4 Autosaver   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   808 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:04 AM

Uh... the price increased. That's not a deal.

To give credit to OP, new copies of the game are about $160. With this, you're essentially getting a brand new copy for the price of $65/50.

But Fuck Gamestop. They're wondering why they lose so many sales yet they pull of crap like this.



#5 Oregon   CAG Collector CAGiversary!   1933 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:22 AM

Jerky jerksmith gamestop.

#6 SephirothWF   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   209 Posts   Joined 4.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:33 AM

The used price was $40 in 2012 when I got it. Enjoy the markup deal everybody!



#7 OldSchoolGaming4Life   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   553 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:44 AM

lol


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#8 kayne2000   All Glory to Tachikoma Paradise CAGiversary!   1959 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:45 AM

can we have one gamestop thread without hating on the company? seriously guys?



#9 BigPoeticCanine   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   477 Posts   Joined 4.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:53 AM

Well, I'm pretty sure this isn't a reprint, but GameStop did monopolize the copies of this particular game. But yeah, this is basically regular price with the usual CAG16 coupon code, which anyone could have done in the past year or so since they've had copies.


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#10 thunderbrain   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   10 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 01:54 AM

why is this game title so expensive? even the gamecube version. It's just like the Xenoblade and Metroid Trilogy ones.



#11 abbabaab   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   1024 Posts   Joined 2.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:01 AM

can we have one gamestop thread without hating on the company? seriously guys?

It's Gamestop. Of course we can't. It'd be like having a PSN thread without one mention of PS+, or a Best Buy thread without mentioning GCU.



#12 Strider Turbulence   Son of the Old Gods CAGiversary!   6038 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:01 AM

This game bored me to tears, which is a shame because I really like Path of radiance on Gamecube.


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#13 Rozz   OG CAG CAGiversary!   9632 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:13 AM

I'm sick of all the Gamestop shit talking in this thread. They do it for the gamers, not the money. Just because they're charging $15 over the original 2007 MSRP price doesn't make them greedy.


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#14 miyamotorola   I have mild to moderate eczema CAGiversary!   1844 Posts   Joined 2.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:14 AM

...someone needs to just castrate the CEO of GameStop.

Or Nintendo should make Wii titles downloadable in the eShop.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:20 AM

http://www.gamestop....diant-dawn/8742

 

 

I get the feeling this is a reprint given that a lot of stores near me suddenly have it in stock, but for those you that want to take a shot, go for it. 

 

EDIT* Sorry, forgot link. 

 

 

Yeah because every game that gamestop sells that is out of print is automatically always reprinted by them right?

 

 

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:31 AM

https://games.yahoo....-170023206.html

#17 OldSchoolGaming4Life   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   553 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:33 AM

...someone needs to just castrate the CEO of GameStop.

Or Nintendo should make Wii titles downloadable in the eShop.

I would LOVE for retail Wii games to be made downloadable on the eShop. Maybe $20 or so a piece? I wish there was a "legit" way to get Wi-Fi for these games again though. I would even pay $5 or $10 a year if it mean't I could race online Mario Kart Wii once again with all my friends. Thanks to the shutdown I've lost contact with most of them...


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#18 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   20102 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:40 AM

Yeah because every game that gamestop sells that is out of print is automatically always reprinted by them right?

 

 

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A week ago, there were 3-4 stores that showed copies in stock and now there's nearly 20 stores with copies in stock. Similar things happened when Xenoblade and MP Trilogy were reprinted. 

 

And I just said I had a feeling it was reprint, nothing more. 


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#19 pittsnoggle   Acting Lord CAGiversary!   2378 Posts   Joined 1.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:45 AM

Have it near me may pick it up with bd coupon but might wait

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#20 mitch079   Slaving away at Vandelay Industries. CAGiversary!   9392 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:47 AM

Love the people living in denial.  Sure fellas, it's not a reprint.  They just had 1000s of copies sitting in a warehouse somewhere, not selling them, to artificially increase demand by making people think it was a rare game.  Or 1000s of people traded in copies all at once.  Or one person traded in 1000s of copies.  


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#21 kayne2000   All Glory to Tachikoma Paradise CAGiversary!   1959 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:40 AM

that's pretty cool of them if this is true. kudos to gamestop but hey why praise them for bring rare out of print titles we all want back to market when we can instead piss and moan about it because they aren't 5 dollars and instead are 50 or 60 dollars which is yes expensive but still noticeably cheaper than the used market sells them for and they are basically in like new condition

 

gamestop gets a cookie from me for this.



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Posted 13 July 2014 - 04:06 AM

Use the birthday coupon

#23 Eternal Session   Banned Banned   962 Posts   Joined 1.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 04:15 AM

that's pretty cool of them if this is true. kudos to gamestop but hey why praise them for bring rare out of print titles we all want back to market when we can instead piss and moan about it because they aren't 5 dollars and instead are 50 or 60 dollars which is yes expensive but still noticeably cheaper than the used market sells them for and they are basically in like new condition

 

gamestop gets a cookie from me for this.

 

If you want to shill for Gamestop, don't do it here. Take a hike.

 

Not buying this from Gamestop. I find myself buying almost nothing from Gamestop as of late and I wondered why. Now I know.



#24 trclamp  

Posted 13 July 2014 - 04:19 AM

According to Invizible, gamestop will be running B2G1 for Wii and DS games starting July 14th. So might as well just wait another day if you really want this game.



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Posted 13 July 2014 - 04:27 AM

Or one person traded in 1000s of copies.


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#26 kayne2000   All Glory to Tachikoma Paradise CAGiversary!   1959 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 04:29 AM

If you want to shill for Gamestop, don't do it here. Take a hike.

 

Not buying this from Gamestop. I find myself buying almost nothing from Gamestop as of late and I wondered why. Now I know.

got it using logic is being a shill.



#27 Pokechaos480   Consuming Chaos CAGiversary!   806 Posts   Joined 1.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 05:13 AM

Sold my previous rental with faded cover art and no manual for $50. Glad I did now that it seems to be readily available in like new condition.

#28 mitch079   Slaving away at Vandelay Industries. CAGiversary!   9392 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 05:16 AM

Guilty, what can I say it was the flip of a lifetime :-)

At $17/copy before any promos, you got hosed.   :error:


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#29 ShadowAssassin   Music & Movie Pirating SOB CAGiversary!   2851 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 05:19 AM

A week ago, there were 3-4 stores that showed copies in stock and now there's nearly 20 stores with copies in stock. Similar things happened when Xenoblade and MP Trilogy were reprinted. 

 

And I just said I had a feeling it was reprint, nothing more. 

You don't need to explain yourself to douchebags.

 

About a year ago, I got a brand new copy of this game on eBay for $60. Sometimes people throw games up there not knowing the value. It had BIN or Best Offer. Someone already put in a pending offer, I just snatched it. Buyer tried to get to cute thinking he could snag it for $50 probably.



#30 Oktoberfest   Wisdom CAGiversary!   2874 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 05:56 AM

is the game actually good? I should I just replay the the 3DS game and basically get the same thing


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